Mike O'Connell, PT, DPT
Multi-Site Clinic Director / Physical Therapist
“My treatment philosophy is to provide my patients with the highest quality care that is clinically effective based upon the best available evidence and practical to assist in the patient’s recovery and general wellness.”
Mike joined the Phoenix Physical Therapy and Health Services’ team in October 2010. As Facility Director of Phoenix in Frackville, he will be instrumental in the overall development and growth of the facility. Mike brings to Phoenix over 11 years of clinical experience with a focus in outpatient orthopedics including post-surgical, acute, chronic, workers’ compensation and sports injury cases. In addition, he has provided care in the home health setting throughout his career.
Mike presently resides in Pottsville, PA. Outside of the office his hobbies and personal interests include spending time with family, cooking and watching sports.
CONTINUING EDUCATION EXPERIENCE,
Low Back Pain and the Evidence of Effectiveness of Physical Therapy Interventions, 2010
Diagnosis and Treatment of the Upper and Lower Quarter, 2010
Knee Surgery and Rehab Update, 2009
Current Concepts of Orthopedic Physical Therapy, 2008
MT4: Differential Assessment and Clinical Reasoning, 2008
MT3: Intermediate Spinal Seminar, 2008
MT2: Basic Spinal Seminar, 2007
Strategic Orthopedics Lumbar Course 1, 2007
MT1: Basic Peripheral Seminar, 2006
- Lebanon Valley College-Annville, PA | Doctorate of Physical Therapy, 2006
- Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Science, 2004 | Pennsylvania State University-Hazleton, PA Associate of Science Degree in Physical Therapy, 1999
- Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist
- Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist
- Functional Capacity Evaluation Certification
- Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
- Direct Access
Welcome to Frackville
You can expect thorough patient education, efficient, purposeful, cost-effective and superior care when you choose Phoenix.
We are a team made up of highly trained professionals who are guided by the principles of employee satisfaction and delivering quality clinical outcomes. We are committed to your health and quality of life. Phoenix keeps you at the center of every decision in a professional health care environment. Together, we will start your path to wellness with a personalized care and treatment plan.
Prevent and treat injuries through our Frackville location’s Physical Therapy, and Occupational Health Rehabilitation services.
We are currently located on the corner of W. Oak and 3rd Streets, formerly the Wine and Spirits store. Ample free parking available.